Upcoming Events

20
May
Pediatric Sexual Assault Examiner Training (Online)
Web-Based Training

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants are invited to attend this online pediatric sexual assault examiner (PSAE) training. Participants will learn the elements of conducting comprehensive pediatric medical forensic examinations in cases involving sexual assault. This 40 hour online course will cover topics including:

  • Trauma Informed Care
  • Dynamics of Pediatric Sexual Assault
  • The Medical Forensic Evaluation
  • Medical Management
  • Program/Operational Issues
  • Patient-Centered Coordinated Team Approach
  • The Justice System and Testimony
  • Vicarious Trauma and Self Care

Registration is free to properly licensed health care providers from IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian health care facilities. Health care providers from referral facilities that serve American Indian or Alaska Native victims of sexual assault are also eligible to attend at no cost. The course will be accessible through the tribal forensic healthcare learning management system.  Materials will be downloadable from within the course.  Participants must have regular access to the internet with a connection faster than analog/dial-up.  The course must be completed by July 30, 2015.  No exceptions or extensions will be granted.

This is a 40-hour self-paced course. Students may complete the work at any time of the day or night that is convenient to them.

Questions?  Email us at tribalforensichealthcare@iafn.org

 

25
May
Domestic Violence Examiner (DVE) Training (online)
Web-Based Training

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants are invited to attend this online domestic violence examiner (DVE) training. Participants will learn the essential skills and knowledge to appropriately care for adult and adolescent patients who have experienced intimate partner violence. Topics to be covered include:

  • Dynamics of Intimate Partner Violence
  • Assessing and Treating the IPV Patient
  • Patient-Centered Coordinated Team Approach
  • Legal Issues
  • Operational Issues

Registration is free to properly licensed health care providers from IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian health care facilities. Health care providers from referral facilities that serve American Indian or Alaska Native victims of sexual assault are also eligible to attend at no cost. The course will be accessible through the tribal forensic healthcare learning management system.  Materials will be downloadable from within the course.  Participants must have regular access to the internet with a connection faster than analog/dial-up.  The course must be completed by July 6, 2015.  No exceptions or extensions will be granted.

This is a 24-hour self-paced course. Students may complete the work at any time of the day or night that is convenient to them.

Questions?  Email us at tribalforensichealthcare@iafn.org

27
Jul
Adult / Adolescent Sexual Assault Examiner Training (Online)
Web-Based Training

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants are invited to attend this online sexual assault examiner (SAE) training. Participants will learn the elements of conducting comprehensive adult/adolescent medical forensic examinations in cases involving sexual assault. This 40 hour online course will cover topics including:

  • Trauma Informed Care
  • Dynamics of Adult/Adolescent Sexual Assault
  • The Medical Forensic Evaluation
  • Medical Management
  • Program/Operational Issues
  • Patient-Centered Coordinated Team Approach
  • The Justice System and Testimony
  • Vicarious Trauma and Self Care

Registration is free to properly licensed health care providers from IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian health care facilities. Health care providers from referral facilities that serve American Indian or Alaska Native victims of sexual assault are also eligible to attend at no cost. The course will be accessible through the tribal forensic healthcare learning management system.  Materials will be downloadable from within the course.  Participants must have regular access to the internet with a connection faster than analog/dial-up.  The course must be completed by October 5, 2015.  No exceptions or extensions will be granted.

Questions?  Email us at tribalforensichealthcare@iafn.org

17
Aug
Domestic Violence Examiner (DVE) Training (online)
Web-Based Training

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants are invited to attend this online domestic violence examiner (DVE) training. Participants will learn the essential skills and knowledge to appropriately care for adult and adolescent patients who have experienced intimate partner violence. Topics to be covered include:

  • Dynamics of Intimate Partner Violence
  • Assessing and Treating the IPV Patient
  • Patient-Centered Coordinated Team Approach
  • Legal Issues
  • Operational Issues

Registration is free to properly licensed health care providers from IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian health care facilities. Health care providers from referral facilities that serve American Indian or Alaska Native victims of sexual assault are also eligible to attend at no cost. The course will be accessible through the tribal forensic healthcare learning management system.  Materials will be downloadable from within the course.  Participants must have regular access to the internet with a connection faster than analog/dial-up.  The course must be completed by September 28, 2015.  No exceptions or extensions will be granted.

This is a 24-hour self-paced course. Students may complete the work at any time of the day or night that is convenient to them.

Questions?  Email us at tribalforensichealthcare@iafn.org

25
Aug
Pediatric Sexual Assault Examiner Training (Online)
Web-Based Training

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants are invited to attend this online pediatric sexual assault examiner (PSAE) training. Participants will learn the elements of conducting comprehensive pediatric medical forensic examinations in cases involving sexual assault. This 40 hour online course will cover topics including:

  • Trauma Informed Care
  • Dynamics of Pediatric Sexual Assault
  • The Medical Forensic Evaluation
  • Medical Management
  • Program/Operational Issues
  • Patient-Centered Coordinated Team Approach
  • The Justice System and Testimony
  • Vicarious Trauma and Self Care

Registration is free to properly licensed health care providers from IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian health care facilities. Health care providers from referral facilities that serve American Indian or Alaska Native victims of sexual assault are also eligible to attend at no cost. The course will be accessible through the tribal forensic healthcare learning management system.  Materials will be downloadable from within the course.  Participants must have regular access to the internet with a connection faster than analog/dial-up.  The course must be completed by November 16, 2015.  No exceptions or extensions will be granted.

This is a 40-hour self-paced course. Students may complete the work at any time of the day or night that is convenient to them.

Questions?  Email us at tribalforensichealthcare@iafn.org

9
Nov
Domestic Violence Examiner (DVE) Training (online)
Web-Based Training

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants are invited to attend this online domestic violence examiner (DVE) training. Participants will learn the essential skills and knowledge to appropriately care for adult and adolescent patients who have experienced intimate partner violence. Topics to be covered include:

  • Dynamics of Intimate Partner Violence
  • Assessing and Treating the IPV Patient
  • Patient-Centered Coordinated Team Approach
  • Legal Issues
  • Operational Issues

Registration is free to properly licensed health care providers from IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian health care facilities. Health care providers from referral facilities that serve American Indian or Alaska Native victims of sexual assault are also eligible to attend at no cost. The course will be accessible through the tribal forensic healthcare learning management system.  Materials will be downloadable from within the course.  Participants must have regular access to the internet with a connection faster than analog/dial-up.  The course must be completed by December 21, 2015.  No exceptions or extensions will be granted.

This is a 24-hour self-paced course. Students may complete the work at any time of the day or night that is convenient to them.

Questions?  Email us at tribalforensichealthcare@iafn.org

Announcements

October 6, 2014

Forensic equipment is available to IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian healthcare facilities at no cost from the Indian Health Service. Forensic equipment consists of a high-quality digital camera, a laptop installed with Second Opinion software, a tripod, camera lenses, and other accessories housed in a durable storage case. Colposcopes are also available. To receive equipment, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TGYMNSN and complete the form.

May 10, 2013

For recorded sessions on how to install your forensic equipment and basic tips for using the digital camera and colposcope, visit Second Opinion’s File Sharing Portal at: https://files.secondopinion.net/fs/v.aspx?v=8b6f62889c666eb96f97

May 1, 2013